Film and Motion Picture Find all the latest film and motion picture news, with information regarding debuts, premieres and special openings as well as related film festivals, competitions, and awards. Learn about new projects in development, alongside movie tie-ins and licensing deals. This section also contains stories about box-office results, and other financial and corporate information, including mergers, new partnerships, and rights management issues.

Latest

13 Dec, 2018, 14:38 GMT The first Hainan International Film Festival kicked off to create a "Never-ending Film Festival"

The opening ceremony of the first Hainan International Film Festival (HIFF) was held in Sanya on December 11, presenting a splendid film festival for ...


13 Dec, 2018, 05:01 GMT Stage Entertainment Presents First International Production of Broadway Hit PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL at Hamburg, Germany's Stage Theater an der Elbe Beginning Monday, September 23, 2019

Producer Paula Wagner announced the first international production of the smash Broadway hit PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL will begin performances in...


12 Dec, 2018, 22:10 GMT WORKING TITLE AND UNIVERSAL PICTURES BEGIN PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY ON "CATS" FROM OSCAR®-WINNING FILMMAKER TOM HOOPER

Working Title and Universal Pictures announced today that principal photography has begun on Cats, the groundbreaking new musical film adaptation of...


12 Dec, 2018, 08:00 GMT General Tire Helps to Break the Deadly Silence Around Men's Mental Health

With one in four adults experiencing at least one diagnosable mental health problem in any given year and a man dying every minute from suicide,...


11 Dec, 2018, 02:14 GMT CGS Wins the First CineAsia PLF Technology Award

China Film Digital Giant Screen (Beijing) Co., Ltd. (CGS), a world-leading Premium Large Format (PLF) solution provider, today announced that it has...


10 Dec, 2018, 12:11 GMT Roger Vivier Releases Cat Duet Film for the Holiday Season Starring Catherine Deneuve

To coincide with the launch of its Très Vivier styles for the Holiday Season, Roger Vivier introduces a film starring legendary French actress...


10 Dec, 2018, 09:00 GMT Elena Baturina's Think-tank BE OPEN Announces the Winner of Its Global Open Call Devoted to the RGB Palette

BE OPEN, a creative think-tank founded by the international entrepreneur and philanthropist Elena Baturina, has selected the winner of its latest...


05 Dec, 2018, 23:56 GMT Mimran Schur Pictures To Co-Finance Columbia Pictures' 'Holmes & Watson' And 'Bloodshot'

Mimran Schur Pictures announced today that they will co-finance two films on Sony Pictures Entertainment's upcoming slate: Holmes & Watson, and...


05 Dec, 2018, 21:39 GMT MILLICOM INTERNATIONAL CELLULAR S.A.: Convening Notice for an Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

An extraordinary general meeting ("EGM") of the shareholders of MILLICOM INTERNATIONAL CELLULAR S.A. ("Millicom" or the "Company") is hereby convened ...


29 Nov, 2018, 18:00 GMT MovieCoin Utility Token Presale Overachieves

MovieCoin, the financial technology company leveraging blockchain, smart contracts and digital assets to create a new standard currency for...


28 Nov, 2018, 14:01 GMT Services 4.0: New Digital Capabilities to Prepare Businesses for the Future of Services

The Info-communications Media Development Authority (IMDA) launched a series of initiatives to support the infocomm media (ICM) sector in capturing...


28 Nov, 2018, 14:00 GMT Allegro DVT Launches a New High-performance, Multi-format Video Encoder IP for 4K/UHD Video Resolutions and Beyond

Allegro DVT, a leading provider of video encoding and decoding semiconductor IP solutions, today announced the availability of AL-E200, a new...


28 Nov, 2018, 08:01 GMT The Miroma Group Announces Acquisition of Global Integrated Communications Agency Way To Blue

Largest acquisition to date to expand global footprint and drive integrated offer The Miroma Group (Miroma) announced today that it has entered into...


20 Nov, 2018, 09:10 GMT CJ 4DPLEX Expands 4DX Footprint in Austria with Opening at Hollywood Megaplex PlusCity

CJ 4DPLEX and Hollywood Megaplex announced today that a new 4DX theatre opened on November 14th in Hollywood Megaplex PlusCity, marking the second...


19 Nov, 2018, 12:00 GMT To Celebrate NASA's 60th Anniversary, Monaco Will Host US Astronauts, Aerospace Experts, and the Screening of "Above and Beyond: NASA's Journey to Tomorrow"

This Thanksgiving the Principality of Monaco will host NASA legends from the US space shuttle program at a forum to mark the agency's 60th...


19 Nov, 2018, 07:00 GMT Batman: Knight Flight Takes to Gotham City Skies at Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi

The Bat-Signal shone bright this week in Gotham City at Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi, the world's first-ever Warner Bros. branded indoor theme park, ...


18 Nov, 2018, 03:23 GMT Second Annual JCS International Young Creatives Award Presented At 2018 International Emmy World Television Festival

JCS International President Michal Grayevsky presented today the second annual JCS International Young Creatives Award at the 2018 International Emmy ...


14 Nov, 2018, 13:16 GMT "High Noon" Remake Deal Signed With Classical Entertainment

Filmmaker David L. Hunt and producer Thomas Olaimey have closed a deal with Karen S. Kramer, wife of the late producer-director, Stanley Kramer, for...


14 Nov, 2018, 12:00 GMT Ana de Armas Revealed as the Star of Campari Red Diaries 2019, Entering Red, a Short Movie Directed by Matteo Garrone

Campari, the iconic Italian aperitif, announces the return of Campari Red Diaries 2019 with Entering Red; an enigmatic short movie featuring a...


14 Nov, 2018, 09:00 GMT White Ribbon UK Develop Video to Mark White Ribbon Day in the Campaign for the UN's International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Sunday 25th November marks White Ribbon Day - The UN International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. A short film has been developed ...


14 Nov, 2018, 04:18 GMT George Clooney helps British woman get over a break-up!

Vision Films and Fluffy Cat Productions are proud to present the charming romantic comedy, For the Love of George. Directed by Maria Burton and...


12 Nov, 2018, 17:29 GMT HKBU's Global University Film Awards Award Presentation Ceremony Concludes

Organised by the Academy of Film (AF) at Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), the first Global University Film Awards (GUFA) Award Presentation...


08 Nov, 2018, 07:00 GMT Spirit of Asia Award by the Japan Foundation Asia Center at 31st Tokyo International Film Festival Goes to Huang Huang for His Film "Wushu Orphan"

During the 31st Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) Award Ceremony on November 2, Director Huang Huang won the Spirit of Asia Award by the Japan ...


08 Nov, 2018, 06:00 GMT "Amanda" Wins Tokyo Grand Prix at 31st Tokyo International Film Festival

The 31st Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF), held from October 25 to November 3, concluded with the announcement of winners at the Award...


06 Nov, 2018, 14:00 GMT HTC VIVE's 'Ready Player One: OASIS' Receives New Premium Content Update

HTC VIVE™ today announced a new premium update to Ready Player One: OASIS inspired by Steven Spielberg's blockbuster, "Ready Player One." With the...